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OFFAER

Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
332 PM AKST Sat Dec 16 2017

Offshore waters forecast for the Gulf of Alaska West of 144W

Wind forecasts reflect the predominant speed and direction
expected. Sea forecasts represent an average of the highest
one-third of the combined wind wave and swell height.

PKZ399-171345-
332 PM AKST Sat Dec 16 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...

Troughs move over the North Gulf Coast as a 986 mb low forms at
57N 156W tonight. This low moves to 54N 136W by Mon afternoon.

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PKZ351-171345-
Gulf of Alaska Offshore North of 57N and West of 144W-
332 PM AKST Sat Dec 16 2017

.TONIGHT...SW wind 30 kt. Seas 15 ft. Rain showers.
.SUN...SW wind 20 kt diminishing to up to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 11 to 15 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.MON...NW wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W wind up to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE THROUGH THU...SE wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.

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PKZ352-171345-
Gulf of Alaska Offshore South of 57N North of 55N and West of
144W-
332 PM AKST Sat Dec 16 2017

.TONIGHT...SW wind 30 kt. Seas 16 to 19 ft. Rain showers.
.SUN...W wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 15 to 19 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 12 to 16 ft.
.MON...NW wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.TUE THROUGH THU...SE wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 16 ft.

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